Zip 2006 project
>>> Orvieto Italy
>>> October 14-29 \ 2006 Seventh edition
>>> International improvisation festival live performing arts
>>> Our website www.contactfestival.it
has all the information on our Zip
>>> project 2006 calendar. Please visit it.
>>> Zip is a lively kermes on improvisation performances of dance and live
>>> music, with international guest artists and a rich program of concerts,
>>> performances and jams,
>>> intensive workshops and master class on Contact Improvisation and
>>> Improvisation, as well as laboratories organized around the themes of
>>> Presently enrollment in the festival program and residential intensive
>>> workshops are under way.
>>> Please note that the deadline for taking advantage of the special rates on
>>> enrollment fees is July 31st.
>>> We communicate that for the entire month of August the festival offices will
>>> be closed for vacation and we will be unable to answer your mail or phone
>>> calls, nor verifying money orders and credit transfers sent during the
>>> summer break.
>>> The office will reopen on September 4th.
>>> Answers to any mail sent in August will be sent the first days in September.
>>> We therefore advice you to let us have your bookings, requests and
>>> registrations before the end of July.
>>> Hurry to get in your requests for participation.
>>> Zip team and Caravajal15 residenza dinamica
>>> Guest Artists 2006
>>> Performers / choreographers / teachers Simone Forti (USA ), Scott Smith
>>> (USA), Mans Erlandson (Sweden), Rossella Fiumi (Italy), Rick Nodine
>>> (USA\UK), Robert Anderson (UK), Gaby Koch (Germany), Piero Leccese (Italy),
>>> Susanne Martin (Germany), Franco Zita (Italy), and musicians Roberto
>>> Bellatalla (Italy) and Michele Rabbia (Italy).
>>> We are particularly proud to communicate the presence at the festival of the
>>> great Italian/American Artist Simone Forti, a pioneer in the genesis of the
>>> performing arts and improvisation dance.
>>> A historical master and performer, she has formed and influenced whole
>>> generations of dancers and improvisers throughout the world.
>>> Forti has received various grants, including six NEA fellowships, a ³Bessie²
>>> New York Dance and Performance award for sustained achievement, and a Dance
>>> Resource Center of Los Angeles Lester Horton Award for lifetime achievement.
>>> In 2005 she received a Guggenheim Fellowship.
>>> She is an adjunct professor in the Department of World Arts and Cultures at
>>> UCLA, and continues to teach and perform worldwide.
>>> Info and reservations
>>> Caravajal15 residenza dinamica
>>> Via Malabranca 15, 05018 Orvieto (TR) - Italy
>>> tel +39 0763 34 14 79 (if answering machine, please leave a message with
>>> your name and phone number so that we can contact you)
>>> fax +39 0763 34 06 69
>>> mobile +39 339 66 75 800
>>> And after Zip what¹s more?
>>> We go to dance in a great Contact festival in December !
>>> Israeli Contact Festival Tel-Aviv and surroundings:
>>> Dec 15 / 2006 - Jan 5 / 2007 intensives with: Andrew Harwood (Canada),
>>> Adalisa Menghini (Italy/Germany), Jorg Hassman (Germany), Sandra Amsalem
>>> (Israel), Stephanie Maher (USA/Germany) www.contactil.org